All Special Needs Assistants will be entitled to a period of two consecutive weeks paid leave on the birth/adoption of a child, where the date of birth /date of placement falls on or after 01 September 2016.
For Further information please see Circular 0058/2016
How to Apply
All Special Needs Assistants who wish to avail of this leave are advised that they must apply to their employer in writing four weeks in advance of intending to take such leave.
Address:Teachers and Special Needs Assistants - Terms and Conditions Unit, Department of Education and Skills, Cornamaddy, Athlone, County Westmeath, N37 X659
Phone: (090) 648 3734